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    March 14, 2013
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happening again a another carnival cruise ship is experiencing problems on the ship. if thousand people are on board. >> kobe injured. he says that he has to wait a year to exact revenge. we will have the story and more in world according to gary s. 7:45 a.m.. >> we will be right back.
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sought an afternoon high of 73 degrees. we have the same set of that we did yesterday with morning fog. we will see sunshine into the afternoon. temperatures will not be as warm up we will have a wide range of '70s. temperatures could well be in the upper 50s pose line. i will talk about the dance coast fog advisory and it began forecast in just a few minutes. >> a hot spot in the south bay, one of the northbound direction. the two left and lanes are blocked and that is backing up towards the coyote valley. it is changing the drive times to 30 minutes. use the guadalupe parkway as your alternate. >> stock up france'but france'ss
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first full day as haunted by praying at rome's main basilica dedicated to the virgin mary today. the pope also expected to leave his first pass with cardinals in the sistine chapel. the 76 year-old was revealed yesterday in from about 150,000 people at st. peter's square. francis is at the is the first pope from latin america and the first jazz would leave the catholic church. he takes the helm as at the church continues to struggle with sex abuse scandals and claims of corruption. but as president joe biden is headed to rome. mr. biden will lead the u.s. delegation when pope france's is officially installed as pope. no official date for installation yet the vatican
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says it will likely happen next tuesday. biden is the first catholic to be elected a vice president. >> new this morning, the chp is investigating an early morning accident in milpitas. and happened in the 4:00 hour on jacqueline road near the 680 on ramp. and on march police car was hit from behind by suvs. the driver of sgb was injured and taken to hospital. it is not known yet at the driver will face charges for the incident. initial investigation shows that the driver did not intentionally run into the police officers. the police officers thankfully were not hurt in the accident. >> the man wanted in connection with an indecent exposure case in menlo park may have struck again. police are releasing the thick of this composite sketch. this man alongside the three elementary school girls on monday morning on
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that, nor ave when they were walking to class. when the astros at the new the janitor at their school belle haven elementary. the girls ignored the man continued to school. when they arrived at school, the girls told administrators what happened. police were called but the man got away leading some students on eds. >> i immediately told my mom and she said to be careful. she said don't go out and the street and stay close to the teacher. >> i was really scared and i was really like, threatened because what it does happen more often to many other people? >> police are increasing patrols in that area, especially around school. in this case, police said the girls to the right thing by reporting the incident immediately. >> a high school and pleasanton on high alert after a threat to shoot
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students at that school today. mike pelton is standing by outside of football high-school. >> but the high school it is open and the first classes' get under way and just about how or from now. there may be fewer kids in the classroom, there'll be more police on campus today. also tomorrow in response to the threat of the that was found in the girls' bathroom on tuesday. it read the i hate everyone in the school, watch me shoot everyone on march 14th. school officials met yesterday to discuss the threat. this morning parents and students have mixed feelings on coming to school. >> my first thought out asleep was someone had a test on thursday wanted to get out of it. you have to take it seriously in this climate but at the sa time, i am not going to let anyone ruined my life and live in fear.
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>> i personally do not want anyone to get hurt in the school are get the tax are the call that something happened. i don't really take this seriously but you still have to be able to live your life. >> just for extra caution the school will provide counselors in case the children need someone to talk to. anyone with any information should call the police. >> 7 of 58 am and noon this morning aftea month after a carnival cruise ship was stranded for five days in the gulf of mexico, another of its purchases reporting equipment problems and the caribbean. the captain of the carnival dream has notified the coast guard of possible trouble with the ship's propulsion system. this is dock at phillipsburg in st. martin. they're about
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36 other people on board. just last month, an engine fire crippled the carnival triumph waiting for a thousand 200 without working toilets or power. >> new this morning a 4.6 magnitude earthquake struck early this morning. we have a map of where was located in adjutancy it was in the north bay center just 3 mi. southwest of pop and 13 mi. southwest of clear lake. according to the usgs, its trucks as after 2:00 a.m. and was followed by 2.9 aftershock. dealers and sonoma county say they felt it as it stands, there are no reports of damage or injury. >> we're looking at some more sunshine this afternoon. we will be right back.
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>> the 9:00 a.m. and fewer americans applied for an appointment last week, reducing average weekly applications last month to a five-year low. the drop shows that fewer layoffs are strengthening the job market. the labor department's as applications fell to 10,000 to a seasonally adjusted >> bart will be run looking for passengers feedback next
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week on an experiment involving riders would bikes. is going to launch its second bikes on board pilot program and try to find more room for bikes on the trains. >> it would be nice if there is a separate car for bites. >> there are a lot of bikers out there and they should have a place on bart to, when they go to work. >> during the next week's pilot program bites will be allowed on all trains except for pete commute, hours. the first three bart cars will be off limits to bicyclist. >> will be checking weather and traffic here at 715. a look at what we're seeing in the south bay. that is your commute direction this morning. we will be right back.
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also had a thick fog right around concord and that lingered on, even dragged into the afternoon. it will burn off a little earlier, partly spat clarity skies on the coast line. tracking delays at as have all of our ridings loas f o on arriving fl. we will keep an upper 50s coast side. 70 as the story out and livermore valley, the delta and portions of the south bay. setting the clock into motion the first thing you will notice is the yellow, not nearly as widespread as yesterday. we're not seeing the pops up warns. we will stay out of the '80s but it will be a springlike day. focusing our
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attention on afternoon highs, plenty of '70s to go around. 73 santa rosa, 76 napa, a purse 60s richmond, d7 day around the bay forecast looks ahead at gradually cooler weather. morning fog for the next couple of days. rain is back on the horizon tuesday into wednesday. less than a quarter of an inch but you will need umbrellas. if you are headed up to tahoe, to take a look at the snowbound that comes a report. no news the report of sierra tahoe base of 36 to 98, north star 37 to 86 in., squaw valley 23 to 105 in.. >> we have been tracking a
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hot spot in the south bay. we're also looking at a new problem. accident 1 01 northbound at mckee where it was the left hand lanes that were blocked and has backed up the traffic into the coyote valley. this is towards highway 85 and pushed the drive time up to 30 minutes. what it has done that is taking pressure off of the rest of the 1 01 northbound ride. guadalupe parkway from 85 make a good alternate route to get around the problem. 6 a southbound as a potential hot spot where an accident was reported blocking the left-hand lane. most of the heavy traffic is on six in the south. a good start to back up his ride on 242 leading down from highway 4. the bay bridge back up has grown up bid, 18 to 20 minute commute times. slightly less for the nimitz approach. the san mateo
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bridge drive time is 13 to 15 minutes for the westbound ride. and set them free across the span however. the golden gate drive continues to do well as was the ride through marin county 1 01 southbound. >> 7:17 a.m. and about police have arrested a man in connection with the fire at a home that turn out to be a marijuana grow house. the fire happened on tuesday. police say rory mark ward was the owner of the home. ward was arrested during a traffic stop. fire officials say the fire started in the basement. the home's electrical system bypassed the pg&e meter and the fire appears to be a electrical and nature. no one was living in the home at the time of the fire. a newly unsealed document has revealed that the third
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the man charged with threatening to kill state senator leeland yee allegedly sent an e-mail calling himself a trained marine sniper with 39 confirmed kills and afghanistan. the moe-mail also says it don't make me get to 40 killed. this is every basham from an earlier court appearance. the mail came frofollowing senator he's at work on gun-control legislation. bassam has pleaded not guilty to a dozen charges and is being held without bail. >> the fda is weighing patients about the use of a popular antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections. it's called as a throwbackzithre
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fda says it can cause abnormal and even fatal heart rhythms. the will of low blood levels of potassium magnesium are at higher risk. the makers of the drug is a most patients to use the antibiotic are not affected. >> of the fire and a gas pipeline in louisiana has been burning since tuesday. crews are letting it burn out and it will probably last until sometime today. the fire began when a tugboat that the gas line. it was pushing a barge that was carrying thousands of gallons of crude oil. there is an oily sheen on the water but the coast guard says there doesn't seem to be a significant lead. for people on the barge were injured. >> 91 will be inducted into
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the national women's hall of fame. house democratic leader nancy pelosi is among them. the ceremony will be a new york and october were the personal women's rights convention was held. pelosi is being recognized for 25 years in politics ever being the nation's first female house speaker. others being honored include former first lady betty ford and horse racing's leading female jockey julie krone.
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>> new this morning how that is recalling nearly 250,000 vehicles in the u.s., japan and several other countries because they're breaking had suddenly kick in unexpectedly. some of the models affected are the acura are al and beat in the ax models and the honda pilot. there were all made from 2004 and march through may 2006. honda says no accidents have been blamed on the problem. >> androids first loss at google is stepping down, and be rubin. he is androids co- founder and in charge of global mobile and digital content. google says he will have a new role in the company. rubin went to
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google as part of the company's purchase of android in 2003. his replacement will be sundar pichai the ipad of google chrome and apps. >> they would have a fixed blocking blade and also has a grip so you would not be able to bring them onto a plane. >> something like this, you would be able to? >> every month an average of 425 lbs. of stuff and up and see as a used hands at each of the nation's largest airports. the gs tsa box is it and sent off to states that want to make a buck. and pennsylvania, there at one of the largest receiving
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centers. boxes and boxes of your personal belongings from places like a bored yet, jfk and work all end up here. >> of all the things that you get here and all of these bands, the majority of them are nice and things of that nature? >> i would say that their knives when they go to the sea as a security check points. they have the option of either sending those items home, voluntarily surrendering them so they can get on a plane. >> pennsylvania is turning this cold hard steel into cold hard cash. in the past nine years they have made nearly $900,000 selling all of the items you could not get 30 has a security. some items are sold at this government surplus store. >> 10 lbs. of assorted black knights are going for $75 right now. most are sold on the go that deals .com web site. if you want to get those pieces that you could
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not get through to the plane, you can get here at a price. >> i just want my perfume back. i don't know? the csa ticket. heavy fog and severance as though, we will be right back.
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>> if you get a little distance the fog and clouds do not look so bad. 7:29 a.m. at let's get a look at the traffic. >> we been tracking a couple of hot spots and better nose for the south bay ride. 1 01 northbound exit it is clear from the lanes down at mckee. things are still backed up coming out of the coyote valley. the drive time is dropped from 30 minutes down to 26. it is closely approximating eight normal commute time here.
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still have delays for 680 southbound which continue to grow, to 42 in the southbound ride has an accident between money men beat and gregory lane. it appears to move to the shoulder but it is still a visual hazard. >> we have a dense fog advisory in effect for the peninsula. temperatures, we're expecting a touch cooler than yesterday oakland 71, 75 walnut creek, low '70's mountain view, mid-70s cupertino. a closer look your afternoon highs and the important weekend forecast coming up in just a few minutes. >> looking at the bay bridge toll plaza today they will start writing tickets.
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jackie sissel is go out there to explain what the chp will be focusing on. >> are you willing to risk a $100 fine to save $2? that is what people are going to be risking it a try it today. the uprising started back in 2010 from 5:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. is a $6 charge. as $2 more than normal for dollar charge. some people have thought of a way to beat that $2. around 90 5:00 a.m. people start lining up on the roadway leading up to the bay bridge toll plaza. they put their flashers on, a stand by and wait until 10:00. they say the $2. unfortunately, it is against the law and the chp is going to start cracking down on it. the fines could be anywhere from 100 to $200. they will be out here is this a bad looking for those people for the next couple of days. if you would
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like to save $2? leave the house a little bit later. do anything but leave those flashers on. if you do, did you are chancing the possibility of getting $100 ticket. that's right >> that's right, you do not want that officered knocking on your windows saying here you go for a $200 ticket. >> extra police will patrol an east bay high school the rest of the week after someone wrote as rat oa threat o shoot students. the disturbing message was found tuesday, while the girls' bathroom and foothill high school. the methods as i hate everyone at the school, watch me shoot everyone on march 14th. officials think it was written by one of the female students.
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>> they know that they're going to write of threat they're going to be watched. they're also there because they want students to feel safe and share any information that they have. >> school officials say the message may be a cry for help. they want the person who routed to come forward. and on what information can contact police and remain anonymous. >> police have wrapped up their investigation in the case of a former album the middle school teacher accused of having in inappropriate relationship with to students. investigators say james it is in the za izumikazi engage il contact with to minors. the time frame, april through september of last year
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police said evidence from this man's home including his computer. they say a child pornography and related to the case. police said a former teacher tell themselves few days after he was arrested back in september. teachers in the fremont unified school does it spend the day yesterday protesting. asking for smaller classrooms and pay raises they want class sizes that the 24 students per for those in the garden through third grade. up to seven. it said seven studen27 students fo7 through high school. they won a 2 percent pay hike and better benefits. >> today marks the first full day for paul francis as the new leader of the catholic church. he'll be meeting his predecessor today despite reports. that of the next couple of days. of france is already has a lot on his plate with the day of prayer at rome's main
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basilica. he is also celebrating an inaugural as in the sistine chapel where cardinals yesterday elected leader. >> i think that simplicity and purity of spirit came true in his first appearance to the world located in st. peter's basilica. >> it is great, i am from latin america. it is a tradition to invest in church. >> other parishioners say they hope the new pope will be able to help solve problems. detroit catholic church is currently facing the priest sex abuse scandal.
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>> a 60 ft. sailboat is drifting, unmanned, off the shore of france's beach in san mateo county. this model was taken by the san mateo county harbor patrol. authorities say the owner was ordered to move his boat out of the marina. while trying to do so you lost control and it began to drift toward the beach. the coast guard is concerned there could be fuel on board and it could spell. at first light, the coast guard will back out to the ocean to tow the boat back to land. >> it has been nearly one year since the disappearance of sierra lamar. the 15 year-old cheerleader from morgan hill was last seen march 16th last year while on her way to school. her body has not been found in the search continues. this man and so when garcia torres was arrested and charged with kidnapping and murdering her
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but has yet set enter a formal plea. he we talk this year is mother >> the person of interest entering a plea, we have not discovered a body. it is a year later. >> on saturday the search for sierra will resume falling a special tribute to her at the research center in morgan hill. after that, they have every as they have every for the past year, volunteers will fan out into the countryside. sierras mother says she isn't giving up until she comes home. >> a live look of the walnut creek traffic on 680. we will be right back.
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symphony has been cancelled. so have the shows of the weekend. the reason, walk out by many musicians. they were picketing in have been without a contract since the end of november. they say that despite being the third highest-paid symphony, musicians and the country with the highest median salary of $160,000, they still fall an average of $7,500 behind colleges and chicago and los angeles. >> wages are about 5 percent higher and our sisters said th city. we think that is the minimum required to maintain the symphony orchestra and allow us to continue to advance ourselves. >> we are of course, disappointed that they have
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decided to strike. we apologize to anyone that has been inconvenience. >> sending haz-mat says it believes the proposal are fair, given the recent economic decline. they will make a decision about the we encountered some. if the musicians remain on strike, 84 concert towards in york and washington d.c. next week will also have to be canceled. >> 7:41 a.m. and we'll be back with more in just a couple of minutes.
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>> we are tracking hot spots here and call it what creek, 680 ride deck of and to concord toward highway 4, and earlier occurring accident is slowing the right here. also of-right on 680 coming down from pleasant hill. the south bay hotspot is backed up just a bit. it is a 280 northbound at wolf, an accident blocking lanes. emergency
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vehicles on scene and push the ride back beyond the 880 interchange. normally this commute has some breaks for the northbound right coming out of downtown. this is definitely slowing the ride through cupertino. the bay bridge ride is still a big backup, 18 to 22 minutes drive times depending on whether or not you it apart from the nimitz, east short, or macarthur maze. this >> tale is looking at 13 minute drive times. the golden gate bridge is looking at normal drive times. even though foggy, not much in the way problems through marin and we have been problem free across the span. >> that is a lot of fog at the golden gate bridge. it is definitely a big story. the fog is not as widespread. temperatures pretty mild, upper 40's and sampras's go 49 concord, low
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50s and san carlos and livermore. we have a dense fog and advisory in effect. the national weather service has expiring at 9:00 a.m. this morning. a dense fog along the san mateo peninsula coastline. it is stretching all way down south toward monterey. visibility is less than a quarter of a mile. we have some delays at s f o this morning. afternoon highs, 71 oakland, daly city low 60s, upper 50s have monday. 7 day around the bay forecast shows gradually cooling weather. the potential for some rain as we head into the middle of next week. >> ♪ >> time to talk a little football, basketball and a little something else. i'd ask you something work related. when people call in sick and they get caught.
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good morning. >> what's wrong, are you reading on people for calling in sick? hang on to the rest of the staff and then the big finish. >> leading up and i wanted to talk nfl we joked about the frenzy. i catch up today and i said this is like a soap opera. i'm gonna get to that but first local. >> i always say she local. >> i've learned is name long ago and i have not been able to use it. >> he went to the raiders' end their radars had a tough. . there was a guy
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that was a good player in the words of the community and all the things that you want and someone said a here is one of the richest contracts ever. it just did not work. they overpaid him. they could not wait to get rid of them. >> we know the 49ers are getting dorothy and maybe alex smith will be better for the chiefs. >> you had to get out there and try and read the room and see is he ready to take a third of what he made before? >> out with dorsey that is a done deal. we even saw the pictures and everybody thought maybe this will work out for the chiefs. >> i'm going to suggest to people yesterday's products into s f gate that, there is a big article about all of his philanthropy and all the work he does for various
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causes in the bay area. i did not even know that he did this much and this is what i do for a living. alex smith is more than just a football brunts. >> that is the as everybody is better when they are dead. now he is leaving us and they're saying all alex mess. >> i didn't say he was better than collin kaepernick, hyde said he was better for the community. >> they are part the team on the field and brady with the paper that we're talking about and i'm like what? >> they signed a guy a little little beyond our and the same type of guy. >> it's not the same in the know it. >> if you left i couldn't work with some of the great young talent at crime?
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>> it wouldn't be the same. >> i understand what they tell them hey, we're gonna get someone that's a little younger. this was bradys favorite receiver. the really think they would mess with grady without giving him a heads up? >> i heard that o'grady was pretty peeved actually. i also heard it is the patriot way. takes the cut, is this the way tratreat people? >> they always gave me a heads up. if we were switching from red to white cars, i knew about it. >> it is a stab in the back by my friend broker. >> i don't know anymore than you do on this. i just can't
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believe that they did not say hey i know you're not gonna like this but your pal is gonna go from you to peyton manning and denver and we can get a little bit younger. >> what about kobe? was this on purpose? did the guy really want this >> i don't think he said hey i want to hurt him. i also don't think he said i want to protect them either. was probably like a i want him to land on my flat but you've heard basketball people say he was really invading kobe bryant space. >> they said it was brain- dead not broken. he was out because of it. he was crying day land rose me.
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>> he came down on a jail in rose's flat. >> he said that he really did trip co week. i wonder if years from now he will come out and say that the i did the same. >> he talks for a living now. in two years, you will not know where the hell he is ver. >> you: say, and this couple they were charity workers for 10 years. they go to the beach, i think it sounds reasonable. they are caught because there is a youtube video of the guy. don't forget, he called in sick. he it saves people on an australian beef from a start. his employees says
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that and says you were sick about well enough to be on the beach? you are fired. >> what kind of work was this? >> it was a man that did charity work. he was fired verif. >> there may be more to it. maybe he called off all-ouall l. there're people at the top, working with employers and i've found that communicating and you won't have to worry about anything. communicate with your employer!
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>> coming up on the kron4 morning news, commuters beware. the chp is cracking down on drivers try to save a few bucks at the bay bridge. the devil's slide at bypass is set to open later this month, we will tell you when you can drive the new tunnels. plus, a sky diver walks away from what could have been a disastrous job. we will be right back. [ teen ] times are good, aren't they, kids? it's nice having u-verse, isn't it? see back in my day, we didn't have these newfangled wireless receivers. fangled? no, we watched march madness in the living room... that's where the tv outlet was. what is he talking about? and if mom was hosting her book club that day, guess what...you missed it! we couldn't just move the tv all willy-nilly all over the house.
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(male announcer) live from the bay area here is your kron 4 news >> good morning, at 8:00 a.m. and top stories we are following this thursday march 14th. the cardinals have spoken, but france's is now the leader of the catholic church. we'll have more on this historic event. >> and pleasanton, extra police patrols this morning at a high school after someone wrote a threatening
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message. a live report coming up. >> we have a hot spot in walnut creek, 680 southbound. an earlier curring accident at monument boulevard has left traffic backed up on 242 all the way up to highway 4. also slowing the ride from martina's on highway 4468 southbound. the drive time should be eight to 11 minutes and is running at about 19 to 20. >> we have a dense fog advisory with us for the next hour for the coast line into the afternoon sunshine and clouds, temperatures a touch kohler did yesterday. it will get gradually cool air over the next couple of days. the potential of wet weather as we head into the middle of next week. big changes to talk about and what apartment, full details of my next report. >> of france is open his full first day as part to
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buy grain at rome's main basilica dedicated to the virgin mary today. the pope also expected to lead his first mass would cardinals and the sistine chapel. the 76 year-old was revealed yesterday in front of about 150,000 people at st. peter's square. francis is the first ball from latin america and the first a jesuits to lead the catholic church. he takes the helm as the church continues to struggle with sex abuse scandals and claims of corruption. the post's decision to call himself francis seems to be a very symbolic move. he is the first pope to take that name which comes from to saints. one is st. francis of assisi who gave up his wealth and dedicated his life to helping the poor. he saw his calling as an effort to rebuild the church. then there was francis x. eight year, a spaniard was a founding figure of the jesuit order. is the same one to which the boat along.
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but as president joe biden is headed to rome. memr. biden will lead at the u.s. delegation when the pope francis is officially installed as pope. no official date for installation yet, but the vatican says it will likely happen next tuesday. biden is the first catholic to be elected vice president. the man in connection with an indecent exposure case in menlo park may have struck again. police are releasing this composite sketch. a man pull alongside three elementary school girls on monday morning on it, nor ave when they were walking to class. he as the girls a day to the janitor at their school belle haven elementary. the girls ignored the man and continued to school. when they arrived at school, the girls will the minister is what happened. police were called the the man got away leading some students on eds. >> i was really scared. i was really threatened
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because i thought that like what if this happened you note more often too many other people. >> police are increasing patrols in the area especially around the school. in this case, police said the girls did the right thing by reporting the incident immediately. >> >> class is got underway about 10 minutes ago. some students may choose to stay home from class but lots of them went to school. there is an increased police presence, four uniformed officers on campus today as well as tomorrow and response to the threat that was found tuesday afternoon. the threat that was found in the girls' bathroom reads in part i hate everyone at the school, watch me shoot
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everyone on march 14th. some officials met yesterday to discuss this and some teachers also address the in the classroom. some students are not too concerned about their kids come in the class. >> i think it's all wanted to hurt someone, they would hurt them. life is a risk. it is sad, but i think it will be ok. >> teachers well lock their classroom doors as a precaution. the school also has counselors here at the school and case the students want to talk to someone. anyone with information should call the police. >> the chp is investigating an early morning accident in milpitas. it happened at 4 on jackson road near 68 on ramp. and i'm a police car was hit from behind by suvs. the driver of the s u b was injured and taken to the hospital. it is not known yet if the driver will face charges for the incident.
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and as the investigation shows the driver did not intentionally ran into the police officers. >> we have not ruled anything out. it does not appear intentional at this point but it is all under investigation. the police officers standpoint, they thought it could have been. >> the police officers were not hurt in that accident. but in that investigation continues. a ford white 6 magnitude earthquake struck early this morning. we have a map of where it was located. as you can see, it was in the north bay center just 3 mi. southwest of pot and 13 mi. southwest of clear lake. according to the usgs, it struck just after 2:00 a.m. and was followed by a 2.9 aftershock. some dealers and sonoma counties said they felt it but as it stands,
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there are no reports of damage or injury. >> a month after a calm ochers it was stranded for five days in the gulf of mexico, another of its cruise ships is reporting equipment problems in the caribbean. the captain of the carnival dream has notified the coast guard of possible trouble which the ship's propulsion system. this is not at phillips bergen st. martin. they're about 3600 passengers on board. last month, an engine fire crippled the gravel tried leaving 4200 without working toilets or power. >> will become back we will talk bart and their efforts to get more bikers to take bart. we will be brought back.
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>> and bay area news, a 60 ft. sailboat is drifting, unmanned, off the shore of safrance is beach and salmon tail county. this letter was taken by the san mateo county harbor patrol. authorities say the honor was ordered to move his boat out of the marina. while trying to do so he lost control, and it began to drift toward the beach. the coast guard is concerned that there would be fuel on board that could spell. at
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first light, the coast guard will back the back out to the ocean to tow the boat back the land. >> nevado police have arrested a man in connection with the fire at a home that turned out to be and marijuana grow house. the fire happened on tuesday. police say rory mark ward was the owner of the home. where was arrested during a traffic stop and fired as a say the fire started in the basement. the home's electrical system bypass the pg&e meter and the fire appears to be electrical in nature. no living in the home at the time of the fire. >> bart will be looking for passenger feedback next week on an experiment involving riders with bikes. is to launch its them by some board pilot program and try to find more room for bikes on the trains. >> bart trains are too short. >> it would be nice if there is a separate car for bikes. >> there are some eight
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bikers out there, they should have a place on bart to. as leslie when they go to work. >> during the next week's pilot program, bikes will be allowed on all trains excess during peak commute hours. the first three bart cars will be off limits to bicyclist. >> a live look at the bay this morning from high atop mt. tam. some of the early morning fog and we'll be back in just a bit.
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>> we are tracking a couple of hot spots right now and the south bay. a fair amount this morning and right now is interstate 280. first was the accident at wolfe road, now there is the accident at the 880 interchange. if the slower traffic is being pushed back towards downtown and closer to the 1 01 interchange. even with things as low as they are, drive times are not unusually high, 20 minutes or so. that is from the 1 01280 interchange out for the 85280 interchange. we're still looking at slow traffic on 680 southbound coming out of concord. on 242 coming out of highway
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four, and early are occurring accident not clear from the lanes the traffic is still slow. also the bay bridge toll plaza as well, there was a stall on the incline. it is gone and we are seeing big improvements on the 880 approach. is no longer backed up. it is only slowing the right lane headed toward the open to all lanes on the right side of the toll plaza. the san mateo bridge, 11 to 13 minute commute times. the golden gate bridge ride still look good. we have not hit the peak yet for the south 1 01 right. i think have a transit to show you, bart's a fine, cal train as fine and muni metro. a strain is still subject to some delays. >> we see a lot of fog at the golden gate bridge. in the south bay as well. the downtown 1 01 area at guadalupe interchange, dense fog right now. it is a
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little more extensive than we were a couple of hours ago. the national weather center has a dense weather advisory for the coast line. visibility has stepped down to 7 mi. for oakland, 6 for hayward. not on the chart but we're also seeing then slog around east shore freeway. keep that in mind from richmond to emeryville. the fog is making its way into the bay the of the golden gate. this is something we will continue to monitor. the dense fog advisory for the coast line stretching to ocean beach all the way to santa cruz. it is set to expire at 9:00 a.m. this morning, did not expect that clouds the medically go away. they will later on to the early afternoon. expect partly cloudy conditions coast side. temperatures are not too bad let's start, low 50s oakland, upper '40's san mateo, 50 pleasanton. these are as for tracking into the afternoon '60s and '70s by
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lunchtime. by noon we could be in the low '70's toward lemon or, of fairfield and possibly san jose. the yellow is not nearly as widespread as what we had yesterday. by 8:00 p.m. tonight, temperatures will drop back down into the 50s. after an highs, a 73 lot, 73 santa clara, mid-70s fairfield and concord, up 68 richmond. downtown san francisco 68, 76 and napa up. satellite and radar shows that we have some locally dense fog. high pressure moving too our east but it is not as and controlled. temperatures will be gradually cooler headed into the weekend. still above the seasonal average. changes to talk
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about, what weather back in the forecast tuesday and wednesday. >> 8:18 a.m. at a newly unsealed documents reveal that the man charged with threatening to kill state senator leeland yee allegedly sent an e-mail calling himself a trained marine sniper with 39 confirmed kills in afghanistan. the e-mail also says a don't make me get to 40 kills. this is average bissaeverett tobasham from an earlier court appearance. the mail came from senator is the word on gun-control legislation. basham has pleaded not guilty to a dozen charges and is being held without bail. >> a senate committee has approved a weapons assault ban which faces a tough uphill battle in congress.
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once it gets the full senate, probably next month, the measure seems unlikely to survive because of opposition from republicans and some moderate democrats. it also stands little chance of approval of the gop rep house. the sponsors senator dianne feinstein said she will meet all the helsinki because you'll be facing in eight underground guerrilla, the powerful and are a. >> ever wonder where the items that by the gsa and up? every month an average of 425 lbs. of stuff ends up in csa stands at some of the nation's largest airports. the csa box is that up and said set out to states that want to make a buck by selling it. some items are sold at a government surplus store. most are sold on the dugout deals .com web site. individual states, not the gsa said the prices for these items. the gsa says you do have options if you have something that's band. you can either jacket, may
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lead or leave it. >> of fire and a gas pipeline in louisiana has been burning since tuesday. current there letting it burn out and will probably last until sometime today. the fire began when a tugboat hit the gas line. it was pushing a barge that was carrying thousands of gallons of crude oil. there
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is an oily sheen on the water but the coast guard says there doesn't seem to be a significant lead. for people on the barge were injured. 8:21 a.m. and we will take a break. georgia is an following a hot spot on 680, this is your southbound ride. the taillights are stacked a pretty heavy. we will get an update with george and coming up in just a little bit.
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>> welcome back and work is bringing faster wireless service to downtown san jose. today, city leaders will officially launch the wickedly fast why fight network. it is a partnership between san jose and sunnyvale based ruckus' wireless. the network will be accessible through the entire downtown area. the launch event is scheduled for noon today at san jose city hall plaza. >> a concert scheduled for day at the standards as the symphony has been cancelled slow have shows throughout the weekend. the reason, a walkout by musicians. they were picketing and have them without a contract since the end of november. they say that despite being the third highest-paid city, musicians and that country with a median salary of
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$160,000 they still fall an average of $7,500 behind colleagues in its chicago and los angeles. >> as of right now, the salmon cisco's symphony is on strike. this will be on until further notice. our closest sister city, wages are 5% higher. the kind of money that they would need to invest to get a contract from the orchestra today should be readily available. we think that is the minimum requirement to maintain and improve this expansion of the orchestra and allow us to continue to a band's ourselves. >> we are of course deeply disappointed that the musicians have chosen to strike. we regret any inconvenience to our patrons and any of those holding tickets. >> said the management says it believes the rebels are fair, given the recent economic decline. they will make a decision about a week encounter some. at the
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musicians remain on strike, of four concert for the new york and washington d.c. next week will also have to be canceled. >> sunshine as is coming through, the traffic looks good. we will be right back. [ teen ] times are good, aren't they, kids? it's nice having u-verse, isn't it? see back in my day, we didn't have these newfangled wireless receivers. fangled? no, we watched march madness in the living room... that's where the tv outlet was. what is he talking about? and if mom was hosting her book club that day, guess what...you missed it! we couldn't just move the tv
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>> taking a look at 8:28. >> i cannot see is that clearing? >> george has his eye on hot spots. >> improving conditions as well for both of room. we have been looking at problems and san jose on interstate 280. the northbound right heading as the 880 interchange. that accident has cliff been cleared from the road way. off the drive times are at 23 minutes. the normal commute time will be 21 minutes out to cupertino. >> big improvements for the 680 arise out about coming out of concord on to 42. 680
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coming out of martinez. the accident a monument long gone. traffic here turning toward normareturning to normal >> dense fog advisory expires at 9:00 a.m. this morning. but us focus on your afternoon highs. mid- 70s for walnut creek. 73 livermore. to the south bay. temperatures cooler than what we saw yesterday. mid- 70s from cupertino. a full look at the highs and talk about your weekend forecast just a couple of minutes. >> off back to you james. >> thank you erica on to the chp they're out of the bay bridge toll plaza watching and waiting, along side of the freeway at the bay bridge toll plaza. they're doing this to save a couple of bucks because of a fare change that kicks in at a certain time. let us turn to our solo reporter jackie sissel what the pilot to explain. >> good morning james. how
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much are you willing to risk to save $2. >> according to chp it may be $100 fine. >> let us go back a little bit. in 2010 they changed the toll plaza to congested pricing. that means from 5:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. you pay $6 to go through the toll plaza. that is $2 more than normal. what people have thought about boeing and started doing is they pull over around 955 on the side of the road way here before you get to the plaza. i put their flashes on the way to 10:00 to say the $2. >> unfortunately that is against a lot of the chp says they will start cracking down on it you should be aware of it. >> off is not safe. let's face it pulling over on the side of the road putting on of flashers and thousands of cars are coming to the toll plaza is not a good idea. they will start cracking down on it as i said the fine can be anywhere from 100 to $200. >> you have to ask yourself
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is it worth a the $2 for that. >> i guess if you can get by maybe 50 days without an ticket you are breaking even. >> i think the chp is starting to crack down i don't know if you get past them for that often. >> jackie so what, about the hour and a half? have you seen anyone doing anything out there are some are >> you have to be desperate to stop for an hour-and-a- half. i would hope that you would not stop this soon. >> i know that is common on your side is it common on the far side? >> i do not think so. i have only seen it in this lane. there is a car full line that people pull off into that is the most common place to do it. they used to do during the car pool hours. now it is the congested pricing try to say the $2. >> we will see you in an hour and half it was in the chp roll off.
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>> 8:32 . police have wrapped up their investigation in the case of a former albany middle school teacher accused of having an in a poor relationship with two students. if investigators say that james izum izaki engage in sexual contact with to minors. the timeframe, april through september of last year. police took evidence from the man's home including his computer. they say he had a child pornography on related to the case. police said a former teacher to those of a few days after he was arrested if back in september. >> extra police will be on patrol in an east bay high school for the rest of the week. that is after someone wrote a threat to shoot students. disturbing message was found to dtuesday on a wall of a girls' bathroom at the foothill high school. the message says i hate everyone at this school watch me shoot everyone on march 14th. officials think it was written by female student
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off because it was found in the girls' bathroom. they have put extra police out there. here's an explanation of what they're hoping will be the message with the extra police officers. >> to make sure that if a person wanted to carry out the threat they will be watched on that campus. they are also there because they want kids to feel safe and kids to come to them and share any information that they have. >> school officials say the message may be a cry for help. they want to the person who rode it to come forward. anyone with ever ration can contact police and remain anonymous. >> teachers and a fremont unified school district spent the day yesterday's protesting. asking for smaller class funds and pay raises. bay what class sizes cut to 24 students for those in kindergarten through third grade. if and up to 27 students for grades 7 through high school. if they want a 2 percent pay hike and more better benefits. >> it is a new day for the
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catholic church. a new pontiff, pol pot francis, at the helm. there is hope around the world that he can bring much needed change in the minds of many to the catholic church. >> cnn's erin mcglaugilin. >> it is a trying day for all prices as he is into his new role. >pope francis as he is into his role. >> st. peter's square swelled with 150,000 people wanted the first blessing. >> the new pontiff asked by beginning asking for prayer. >> the choice has a lot to do with his internal desire
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to serve the church at that level of renewal, refreshing and new beginnings. >> the 760 was the archbishop of buenos aires making him the first pope from latin america. >> he is a very humble man. we are talking about a cardinal that takes the bus and subway to work every day. >> pope francis takes the helm of the catholic church says have been rocked in recent sex abuse scandals and claims of corruptions. >> some believe he could turn these issues around. >> people trying to change in the catholic church i do not know if he will be the one to do it at least this represented change. >> if i am overjoyed because he is a po for the whole world. he is clearly a man of great vision. if he comes from our part of the world. he is now a part of all was. >> his reputation is one of being humble and of the people. he decided not to sit on the traditional...
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except the old of allegiance. >> he decided not to ride in a private car back to his hotel wednesday night choosing instead to ride on the bus with the cardinals who elected him. > his in perspinstallation is scheduled for tuesday. >> reporting from rome i am is scheduled for tuesday. >> reporting from rome i am erin mhgamcga from beautyrest40% and posturepedic.ets save hundreds on floor samples and closeout inventory. but hurry, the beautyrest and posturepedic closeout sale ends soon at sleep train. ♪ your ticket to a better night's sleep ♪
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honda pilot. they were all made from march 2004 through may 2006. honda says no accidents have been blamed on the problem. >> and george first boss at goal is stepping down. and the rubin. he is android co- founder and in charge of global mobile and digital content. google says he will have a new role in the company. rubin went to google as part of the company's purchase of android in 2003. his replacement will be of s undar pichai the head of google chrome and apps . >> in bull is looking to streamline its operations. they're shutting down the once popular rs reader is part of a broader spring cleaning to concentrate on a smaller selection of services. launched in 2005, the rss reader allowed users to pull content feat for a variety of web sites and to want personal public. google
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>> 8:44 is the time. we have seen fog this morning. but i think more sunshine. we will see how they will shape up. >> thank you darya. more sunshine and what we saw yesterday's. >> as we draw your attention to temperatures currently we are in the '40's for san francisco. 51 and oakland. fog is another big factor in today's forecast. you can see visibility at 0 for santa rosa. 5 mi. if your driving around napa. a lot of the fog that was hugging the coast line this morning has since rolled into the baby of the golden gate. >> we are seeing compromise conditions for oakland, hayward, and berkeley, and emeryville. >> local dense fog coming down the shore freeway. slowly it will start to lift into the afternoon. hazy sunshine. we have high clouds streaming in. seventies for fremont and
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mountain view. 73 in santa clara.31 santa clara. >> napa at 76. oakland similar to what we saw yesterday's low seventies. upper 60s in alameda. san bruno hitting afternoon highs of 65. >> satellite and radar has a couple of things to point out. we do have local, dense fog along the coast stretching from ocean beach down toward santa cruz. >> we also have high clouds streaming in. they continue to do so. this will be the case into the afternoon. high clouds, sunshine. clouds coming from the north and west. we do have high pressure moving east. it is still keeping the wet weather to our north. >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast highlights a gradual cooler weekend. morning fog, afternoon sunshine sticks in the forecast. >> changes to talk about
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tuesday in to wednesday. bring out the umbrellas. less than a quarter of an inch of rain. take a look at how cool it will get with temperatures struggling to make it into the '60s. >> 8:46 how was the right george? >> we have cleared up the hot spots and a start with a bridge check with the bay bridge. improving conditions here. especially this 880 approach which is no longer backed up. drive times are running 16-18 minutes. that is true the macarthur maize. if you're coming from the east shore of the nimitz. >> the san mateo bridge ride looks good at 13 minute commute time. heading to foster city. your ride for the golden gate bridge still foggy in near the peak of the commute there are sluggish conditions reported from mid span down to the toll plaza. >> updating the earlier occuring problems 680 south cleared out for walnut creek. still heavy to alamo. >> east shore 24 slug is no unusual delays and problems.
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we have cleared up the south bay hotspot 4101 and 280. and the north bay ride looks good. 32 minutes from nava to the golden gate bridge. ato to the golden gate bridge. >> it has been nearly one year since the the parthis appearance of a sierra lamar. the 15 year-old juror lear for morgan hill was last seen march 16th last year while on her way to school. her body has not been found and the search continues. this man to antolin eorres was arrested and charged with kidnapping and murdering her but he has yet to into a formal plea. amid plans to commemorate the anniversary of our daughter's disappearance sierra is mother taught to kron fours rob fladboe. >> her mother admits that
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her pain has been in the squabble. >> the pain of loss is indescribable it has not dissipated. i still have moments that i see things that remind me of my daughter and i will cry. the tears are not evident as maureen goes about her business as an occupational therapist and fremont where sierra wrote. a day does not go by when marlene does not think about her mother or what's next. >> i do not have any closure i am far from there are a lot of unanswered questions with the installment of the persons of interest entering a plea. we have not discovered and body and it has been a year later. >> on saturday the search for sierra resumed following a special tribute to her at the center in morgan hill. after that as they have every week for the past year volunteers will go out on to the countryside. there will
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be a fund raiser stays at the nile's hall in fremont. >> maureen the company will not give up until sierra comes home. >> it is amazing a blessing to see that the community has not given up. beat it helps to raise our hopes and sustain us. >> in a fremont robflada fladaboe. >> the by pass tunnel and devil's slide on highway 1 are set to open march 25th. the twin tunnels are long and treacherous stretch of highway which is been plagued by repeated landslides making the tunnels necessary. there the first tunnels built in california in more than 50 years and they cost $439 million and took seven years to complete. >> alex smith is now officially a kansas city chiefs. the former 49ers
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quarterback was introduced at a news conference at the chiefs' training facility yesterday. capping a world when day of physicals and meetings. smith has turned around his career the past two years in san francisco, but lost his job to colin kaepernick when he sustained a concussion. smith is excited about his new job. >> i made it very clear to the 49ers that i want to play and i did not want to sit there and was not ready to be a back up. i made it cleathey made it clear there were not going to release me and the process for potential team started. from quarterback to have talked to bailey had good things to say. >> this pedigree speaks for itself. >> smith was traded to kansas city for a pair of draft picks in a deal that was reached two weeks ago, but could not become official until the start of a we here on tuesday. >> the time is 8:51. we
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will be back with one couple minutes a look at the approach to the bay bridge toll plaza does please.
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>> he is ok? >> not too many people and say they'd survive a parachute malfunctioned while skydiving. >> have you been following the hackers story with celebrities and getting the information? >> in pieces. >> packers to stall and public financial information belonging to famous people apparently exploited a web site designed to give people free credit report. >> the targets included the first lady and the fbi director. >> now san francisco based internet company, cloud- there is being investigated in the hat. the content delivery company operates the computer is used to send visitors tour russian web site where the stolen credit reports were being published. >> you don't know. >> yeah, you'd not know. >> sometimes you get e-mail solicitations and it looks official. you go to the web site and it looks like a real deal. when you check the address is routed to
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somewhere like russia. >> it is 8:56 . a quick look for our mount tam camera. we have quite a bit of cloud cover. foggy in spots. all in all is to be a nice day today a lot like what we saw yesterday. stick around will get a look at the forecast and chat with george to find out about a hot spot is calling on the traffic front. [ male announcer ] fact: the 100% electric nissan leaf...
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>> the top stores were following this thursday morning the cardinals have spoken. pope francis is the leader of the catholic church will have more on this historic event. >> in pleasanton there are extra police on patrol at a high school after this threatening note was found at the school. a live report on that. we will take a quick check of weather and traffic. >> good morning janu . >> good morning darya. we're starting off with areas of dense fog over the golden gate bridge. the dense fog advisory has been lifted. we're dealing with some of it along the coastal areas in bay shore. >> temperatures and with yesterday's in terms of sync and if sunshine and another round of seventies. slightly cooler than yesterday's. in the evening expected to clear night light winds. the will take a look at the afternoon highs my next forecast coming up. george. >> janu we're not setting any hot spots. big improvement at the bridges. >> the bay bridge toll plaza when a west bound ride backs
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up to the middle of the east parking lot. about a 12 minute commute time for you here. the san mateo bridge still some heavy traffic on the span. a little slowing at the toll plaza. the drive time running a 11-13 minutes. >> the golden gate bridge ride has already peaked. it is an easy trip across the span south bound. >> thank you george. >> we're looking live at the very first full day of the pope rain. >> this is a live shot that is coming in from rome main basilica. this is the first day of prayer with the cardinals. you can see the live shot coming into us as we are following pope france is on his first day celebrating cardinawith cardinas the elected him yesterday. >> about 150,000 people were outside at st. peter's
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square. >> we are watching the pope . >> the first pope from latin america and the first jesuit to lead the catholic church. he takes the helm as the church is struggling with sex abuse scandals and accusations of corruption. >> the pope decision to call himself francis seems to be a very symbolic move. he is the first pope to take the name which comes from two sites. one is st. francis of assisi who gave up his wealth and that dedicated his life to helping the poor. he saw his calling as an effort to rebuild the church. and then there is francis gave here, a spaniard was founding figure of the gentle order. the same one to which the pull belongs. >> vice president joe biden is headed to rome. mr. vitally the u.s. delegation when pope francis is officially installed as pope. no official date for
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the installation yet, but the vatican says it will likely happen next tuesday. biden is the first catholic to be elected vice president. >> new this morning in st. maarten , thousands of passengers have left a carnival cruise ship and are now flying home at carnivals expense. an emergency generator which powers propulsion for the ship failed. the ship is docked at phillipsburg in st. maarten . about 3600 passengers were on board. some of them saw what happened on the carnival triumph last month, and did not think it would happen again. >> some carnival dream passenger say they were power outages and overflowing toilets. carnival released a statement saying there were periodic interruptions, but the ship never lost for power. >> a pleasanton high school
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is on high alert. after a threat to shoot up the school claims it will happen today. >> to get you more news faster let us turn to our solo reporter mike pelton has a situation live in pelton. >> what is going on right now mike? >> darya the school day is underway. officials say 90 percent of students have shown up the class. there are four uniformed police officers here on campus. there will be tomorrow as well. in response to a note they found tuesday afternoon in the girls' bathroom. the threat reads i hate everyone at the school watch me sued everyone on march 14th. >> school staff in district officials met yesterday. >> teachers also addressed it with their students this morning. some parents tell me they are concerned over rbut not overly cautious. >> i think everything will
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be fine. again, if rachel does not fill say she is free to come home or leave school anytime today. >> we want the young person to come forward. we want him or hurt to know their safety is our first priority. and they get the things they need. they may or may not be disciplined involved. we want to know the suit is to provide the help they need. >> teachers are locking their classroom doors as a precaution. authorities are looking into who is behind the threat. anyone with informations to call police. darya. >> thank you mike. >> 905. >> the man wanted in connection with a condition disposer case. >> he may have struck again in menlo park. please
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release this composite sketch. this man pull alongside the three elementary school girls on monday morning on almanor avenue and they were walking to class. he asked them the girls said they knew the janet director school bell haven elementary. the girl to ignore the man to continue to school. when they arrive at school, the girls told school demonstratoadministrators what happened. police were called, but the man got away, leading some students on edge. >> police are increasing their patrols in that area especially around school. >> the time is 906 we will be back with more in just a couple of minutes on this thursday morning. we are taking a live look outside from our roof camera on van ness ave. san francisco is attempting to clear up. you can see sunshine and the cloud
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>> at 9 08. new this morning the chp is investigating an early morning accident in milpitas. it happen at 4 on jacqueklin road near 680 on ramp. an unmarked police car was hit from behind by an s u v. the driver of the s. u v was injured and taken to the hospital. it is not known yet the driver will
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face charges for the incident. an initial investigation shows that the driver did not intentionally run into the police car. >> we do not think it's intentional at this point. >> from the police officer standpoint they thought it could've been that is why they were concerned. >> the police officer involved in that crash was not hurt. >> also this morning a 4.6 magnitude earthquake struck early this morning. let us take a look at the map and where was located. it was in the north bay center just 3 mi. southwest of cop and 30 mi. southwest of cabb and 30 mif clear lake. according to the usgs it struck after 2:00 a.m. and was followed by 2.9 aftershock. yours in sonoma county said they felt it but, as it stands, there are no reports of damage or injury.
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>> in bay area and is a 60 ft. sailboat is drifting, on man, off the shore francis beach in san mateo county. this photo was taken by the san mateo county harbor patrol. a party said the owner was ordered to move his boat out of the marina. while trying to do so he loss control and began to drift toward the beach. >> the coast guard is concerned that there could be fuel on board that could spill at first light, the coast guard will that out to the ocean to tow the boat back to land. >> navato police have arrested a man in connection with a fire at a home that turned out to be a marijuana grow house. the fire happened on tuesday. police say rory mark ward was the owner of a home. ward was arrested during a traffic stop. fire officials said the fire started in the basement. the home's electrical system bypass the t d in the meter and the fire appears to be electrical in nature. no one was living in the home of
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the time of the fire. >> rob black will be back with winners and losers on wall street. we're taking a live look at what is happening in rome. with a new pope told the mass that is his first order of business on his first full day. >> pope france is showing a display of ability as he is going to be doing mass with the cardinals. >> he has worked with the poor and pays his own hotel bill. he took a simple vatican car to the service. this is a live look at the mass with the cardinals. ♪
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it is time to talk winners and loser on wall street. to help break down we have brought a black our financial expert in the house. >> good morning rob. >> good morning. >> good day i should say. >> first of vegas. they're getting less of their money from gambling in or from what? >> why is this a good thing? >> hotels, shows, shopping. it used because the set index people gamble. gambling is declining in bay veg vegas. >> 6% of the income comes from high in shops, shows. >> 64% of the revenue was
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coming from gambling. in 20 years they have reinvented themselves. >> they have 150,000 hotel rooms of the last 20 years. it is a vacation so to speak. >> the old saying was that this was not built on the backs of winners. now i guess people do not-fox spending the money as long as you're getting something besides gambling. >> the last time i went to vegas i spent a ton of money on dinners and hotels. >> i did gamble but the main draw was the shows. >> another winner for today is march madness break that down. >> march madness has pulled in more advertising revenue the world series. it is second only to the nfl superbowl. is a big play for comcast, fox. a great play for general motors, at&t, nissan, :pw. lowes it is pulled into
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hundred $62 million. >> if you add in the local advertising. $900 million in a two week. that helps the economy. >> i have never thought about that. so recently in addition to the national cells as well it amplifies the ability to make money. >> and local insurance company may want something more origiregional as opposed to national. >> apple being one of the losers. >> the wall street journal reports it says it is better than tsam saw sung. >> for apple to take out an ad in the wall street journal it is not what steve jobs with done.
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>> it seems in the day one of jobs was at the helm we did not hear so much bad press or there wasn't so much grumbling about apple. now it seems post jobs more and more of these types of articles are coming up on wall street. >> they have to come up with a new product has to be a $5 billion product. >> those not come out easily if they have to pull out something. watches are $60 million market. it will probably be a watch. there will probably build cheaper phones in their earnings growing. by the end of the month they may have a massive stock buyback. >> next is gold. i have been holding back even though the press kept going up. i almost tried to buy some last week but i did not. >> you are crazy! any thing that leguin back inde recommends i do the opposite.
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te. >> it started in 2001 after terrorist attacks. we do not have a lot of fear now i have to in the glorious days on wall street. i need a cigarette. it is so wonderful. >> the federal reserve lowering the cost of printing money. gold is a solid hard as that. it does not change your in and out of gold ais an ounce of gold to me is not an investment. >> we have a your question. the zero adages by low so high he has quit the market at the highs they are now is now a good time to sell. >> i do not think so we will still see inflation. anything you sell will be lost to inflation. take a long-term approach look for something you need in your portfolio may be financial. if you want something and cervical with utilities. there's always something that is working on wall
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street. >> thank you robyn. we will see you soon. >> note to self he ihe celebrates by smoking cigarettes and he hates glenn back. it is sour grapes not sour apples or 11. >> taking a look at the weather. janu this is a very nice shot. >> we have that dense fog advisory in place we're starting to see more brazen sunshine. you can see visibility starting to improve. santa rosa my last check was zero. now just over a quarter of a mile for half moon bay and about two and half in san jose. temperatures warming up nicely. upper '40's and santa rosa low 50s in downtown san francisco. low 50s along the peninsula. 55 currently in fairfield. by noon time we will be sitting in a mix of 60s indicated by the green. some seventies in the east bay, inland valleys. afternoon highs
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bring us a round the seventies and also '60s. slightly cooler compared to yesterday's. it will still be a beautiful day. by and clock we're looking at widespread 50s. your afternoon highs look like this. starting in the south bay mid-70s for campbell, alamaden valley. >> east bay inland valleys mid-70s below the belt up there is 73 for livermore. 77 for danville. mainly low seventies for east bay shore. downtown san francisco coming in at 68 degrees. a bit cooler along the coast. 68 for ocean beach. mid-60's in san bruno. >> into the north bay widespread seventies. 73 in santa rosa. 76 expected in napa. >> taking a look at your 7 day we will continue to fill a gradual cooling trend. it will be a nice weekend.
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seventies drop the day. on saturday and sunday. >> the cooling will continue into the work week. dropping down to the '60s by tuesday barely getting into the '60s by wednesday with a chance of rain in the forecast by mid-week. george. >> off the skies are clearing so as a traffic at the bay bridge. we are looking at the end of the back up for the west bound ride. no delays approaching the toll plaza. it looks good on all the approaches. san mateo bridge not doing badly. that down to an 11 minutes commute time even in the west bound direction. >> the golden gate bridge ride looks good with no delays for the south bound commutes. the marin commute is running at the limit. backed down under 30 minutes for the commute time from 37 to the goal of a bridge. >> getting word of problems in the san mateo hills and the highlands up around skyline boulevard of '92. there is a report the signal light to a malfunctioning. it is tying up traffic especially on the eastbound
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side. leading up to skyline of italy heading toward interstate 280. >> thank you george. 922 we will be back with more in a couple of minutes. take a live look wall street which wall street was and lighting us about the dow is up 65 points at 14,520. looking good. i guess that means he is lining up a cigarette right now.
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>> a new network is bringing faster wireless service to downtown san jose. today, city leaders will officially launched the wickedly fast wifi network. it is a partnership between san jose and sunnyvale based ruckus wireless. th network will a he network will be accessible through the entire downtown area. the
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logic and a schedule for noon today at san jose city hall plaza. >> a concert scheduled for today at the san francisco symphony has been cancelled. so have shows to the weekend. the reason a walkout by the musicians. there were picketing and have been without a contract since the end of november. they say that despite being the third highest a symphony musicians in the country with a medium salary of $160,000. they still fall on average of $7,500 behind. colleagues in chicago and los angeles. >> there is money they need to invest in a contract with your today is to be readily available. the minimum required to maintain the standard of the orchestra and allow us to continue to advance ourselves. >> we are deeply disappointed that musicians have chose to strike and any inconvenience to our patrons and holding tickets we apologize.
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>> send any management says it believes the proposal are fair, given the recent economic decline. they will make a decision about a week in concert soon. if the resistance remained on strike a for concert tour to new york and washington d.c. next we also have to be canceled. >> 927 we will be back with more a couple of minutes. taking a live look at the bay bridge approach. do know we already have been reduced pricing kick in. people loiter and wait to get a better deal now the prices go down is morning with a conjunctions do not do that or you will get a ticket. one of the stores will fall this morning. it will tell you how they might pull you over. we will be
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>> 930 is the time taking a look the traffic in south bay. we still have clouds and haze this morning. it is not as bad as yesterday's.
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the sunshine on the way jan u. >> we have already saw some clearing. mild over the next few days. we have rain had our way by mid-week. temperatures are warming up nicely. upper '40's and san francisco. 43 in hayward. low to mid 50's to oakland, concord, carlson 52. 53 for livermore. looking at afternoon highs and where they're headed. will be a beautiful day. for now let us check in with george. >> thank you janu . >> a quick reject the bay bridge westbound the lower back up a little slowing of the approach to the toll plaza. the san mateo bridge drive time back down to 11 minutes as the suns star to poke through here. we do not see much sun but we see pretty good traffic conditions for the golden gate bridge. southbound traffic is fine. we're worwaiting for them to open
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up the third northbound lane. >> the chp is cracking down on driver's door waiting along the side of the freeway at the bay bridge toll plaza. they are doing this to say a couple of bucks because of the fare change that kicks in at a certain time. let us turn to solo reporter jackie sissel. >> jacket you see anyone doing that? have you? i know you have an the past. >> i have and that has absolutely. i have not seen anyone yet. is kind of early. the big question is how much we're willing to risk to say $2? >> the chp says if you risk it and you get caught it will cost you about 100 to two launch a dollars. >> the toll goes up from $2- a-from $4 to $6 at 10:00. >> what they have been going at around 955 they start pulling over before it to
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the toll plaza and put their flat on a standby to weigh on the side of the road hoping to say that $2. >> when 10:00 comes around they go to the toll plaza and say the $2. >> unfortunately it is illegal. the chp is focusing on it. we are getting the word out to let people know it is not legal. it will cost between 100 and $200. you can leave a bit later stopped at a gas station. pull over is a flotation. do not do that the toll plaza there and out of cars coming through. that is just not the place to do it. if you do and if you get caught you get a ticket will cost you a lot of money. >> like you said that is the big risk for the fine versus saving $2. >> the time is 933 in other news we're following there are extra police at and east bay high school for the rest of the week. there that is after
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someone wrote a threat to stupes students. disturbing message was found tuesday on the wall of the girls' bathroom at foothill high school. the masses as i hate every one of the school watch me shoot everyone on march 14th. >> officials think it was written by one of the female students and that the message may be a cry for help. they want the person who wrote it to come forward. >> san jose police are investigating a high school field trip for the students for traveling with a registered sex offender. this field trip happened last month and all students at andrew hill and silver creek high schools. they're on their way to de anza college and the sex offender was on the bus with the andrew hill students. registered sex offenders are not allowed to be on school property or come in contact with underage students. it is not clear if it is inappropriate happened on the bus. we're watching for comments from
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the school district. >> police have wrapped up their investigation in the case of a former all of the middle school teacher accused of having an inappropriate relationship with to students. investigators say james ixum izaki engaged in sexual contact with to minors. this time frame april through september of last year. police took evidence from his home. including his computer. they say he had a child pornography on his computer and unrelated to the case. police said a former teacher kill themselves a few days after he was arrested back in september. >> teachers and fremont unified school district spent the day yesterday protesting. asking for smaller classrooms and pay raises. they want class sizes cut to 24 students for those in kindergarten through third grade. and up to 27 students for grades 7 through my school. they wanted to percent pay hike and more better benefits. >> teait is a new day for
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the catholic church at the vatican and worshipers from around the world welcome a new pope . >> let us take a look at video this morning at pope francis leaving his first mass with are those at the sistine chapel. on his first full day as pontiff, he is displaying his well-known ability. he stopped by his hotel to pick up his luggage and paid the bill himself. the pope known for taking public transportation and cooking his own meals. he also told cardinals that he would call on the retired pope benedictus america's but the vatican says that visit will not take place for a few days. [ female announcer ] this is a special message from at&t. [ male announcer ] it's no secret that the price of things just keeps going up. [ female announcer ] but we have some good news. it's our bundle price promise.
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>> new this morning honda is
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recalling nearly 250,000 vehicles in the u.s., japan and several of the contras because there breaks can suddenly kick an unexpectedly. >> in some of the models affected are the axura rl and d mdx models and the honda pilot. they all were made from march 2004 through may 2006. honda says no accidents have been blamed for the problem. >> new data shows foreclosures are easing amid a rresurging housing market, rising home prices, an effort by some homeowners more time to avoid losing their homes. reality-trc said the number of homes repossessed by lenders last month fell 11%. that was from january. foreclosures declined to deny% from the time last year. >> google is looking to
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streamline its operations. they're shutting down the once popular rss reader as part of a broader spring cleaning to concentrate on a smaller selection of services. launch in 2005, the rss reader allow users to pull content feeds from the right web sites into one personal hub google sites the plandeclining usage among te reasons for shutting the service. gogle reader will shut down july 1st, so users have enough time to transition to a new option. >> will be back with
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>> 943 is the time. we're looking at what is going to be a gorgeous day a little the fog to get through. >> high janu . >> we can still see the fog of the golden gate bridge. the dense fog advisory has been lifted. improved and visibility down to two and half miles for santa rosa 3 mi. in half moon bay and to an athens and a leg. >> let us talk about our temperatures it will be another before they warming up nicely. 57 degrees in napa. 63 in downtown san francisco. 54 in fremont.
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upper 50s in antioch. >> by noon we will see seventies in your east bay inland valleys. plenty of 60s indicated by the green color on your screen. afternoon highs bring up seventies again. a beautiful day just a bit cooler than yesterday. for those of you head out we will fill the winds pick up and we will sit in widespread 50s. >> mid-70s in the south bay camera, alnmaden valley. >> low seventies in palo alto redwood city. >> for those of you in fairfield 75 degrees. 77 expenses for danville. low seventies in san leandro as well as hayward. downtown san francisco coming in at 68. mid-60's for san bruno. for those of you have ocean beach six >> 73 for san rosa 76
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expected for napa. >> taking a look at satellite radar we will continue to see cloud cover. >> more in the way of cloud cover of their to yesterday. it will be a beautiful day but we do have a cooling trend that we will deal with. >> would it would seventies over the weekend. pleasant conditions. the cool down will continue into your work week. we have rain and forecasts by mid-week. your highs getting to the low 60s by wednesday. >> for those of you heading to tahoe we will take a look at your snow bomb .com ski report. >> will start with sierra tahoe a base of 36-98 in.. >> norstar a base of 37-86 in.. >> for those of you at squaw valley a base of 23-2 105 in.. >> thank youjanu . we have seen something of a rebound in the back of the bay bridge toll plaza. as we start to approach to the clock we have seen more cars than we did even 20 minutes
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ago when we were completely free of the back up. the west bound ride looks good about a 12 minute drive time. as for the upper deck. >> for the san mateo bridge and 11 minutes commute time whether east to west bound. >> the golden gate bridge no delays on the northbound side. >> it looks as though they have at it third lane in the north bound direction. >> and last of the the traffic maps is our shows the ride still sluggish for portions of the upper and lower east shore freeway. west 24 looks good. still slug is traffic 4680 south. >> south bay freeway set is on 85 approaching camden. >> 101 approaching 85. the north bay ride completely delay free 4101 south bound from navto the golden gate bridge. >> thank you george. the top u.s. commander in afghanistan war to recent comments by if afghan president hamid karzai may
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trigger attacks on troops. general joseph dunn suffered issued the warning yesterday in a personal e-mail to his top commanders. he says increasingly tensions with the karazi and the afghan military could directly put troops in harm's way. >> he has made what officials call several inflammatory statements recently, including accusing the u.s. of collaborating with taliban. >> take a look at this! professional skydiver in acampo fell from the sky after a parachute malfunctioned. the chute deploy too fast, sending him spinning through the air. despite his efforts to fix things, he deployed his reserve chute, only to get stuck an already tangled one. he hit the ground going
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30 mi. an hour. but this lucky guy walked away from the scene with a nearly dislocated shoulder in some bombs and bruises. >> the by pastoral the devil's slide on highway one are setup open march 25th. the twin tunnels are long and treacherous stretch of highway which is been plagued by repeated lance like begging the tunnel is necessary. there first tunnels built in california and more than 50 years in the cost $439 million and took seven years to complete. >> it warning has gone out to homes in mountain view of a dangerous chemical underneath their homes. the camel is known as t h e and is believed to be left over from the semiconductor business 30 years ago. it is known to cause cancer and birth defects. homeowners who live along even dale avenue got notices from the epa. recent testing suggest that the toxic substance could be under their homes. now residents are being told not to use ground water. >> it is been one year since
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the appearance of zero mar the 15 year-old from morgan hill was last seen on march 16th of last year while she was on her way to school in the early morning hours she was last seen at her home and checking in on facebook or body has never been found. the search continues. here is the man antolio garcia torres is cues with the murder of her but has yet to enter a formal plea. amid plans to commemorate the anniversary for dollars is appearance here is mother talked kron fours rob fladaboe . >> the tenacity of the volunteers is amazing. >> maureen lamar is not about to give up on her daughter. the past year has been extremely difficult. >> the pain and loss is indescribable it has not really dissipated. i still have moments that i see things that remind me of my
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daughter and i will cry. the tears are not evident as marlenaureen does her job as an occupational therapist. a day's nodoes not go by the she does not think about her daughter or where she is. >> there are a lot of unanswered questions with the installment of the person of interest enter a plea. we have not discovered a body and it has been a year later. >> on saturday the search for sierra resumes following a special tribute to her at the center in morgan hill. after that as they have every week for the past year volunteers will fan out into the countryside that will state fund raiser at a hall and fremont. bay post signs all over town and say maureen and company will not give up until syrup comes
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on. >> it is amazing is a blessing to see that the community has not given up and it helps to raise our hopes and sustain us. >> rob fladaboe kron 4 news. >> the warriors host and the pistons we have the highlights jacket out. >> his 200 reporter of the season becoming the first in history with 200 and a season. curry had 31 points and eight assists. >> final score warriors when 1 05-97. the warriors one and one-half game of and six in the west. >> san jose state basketball court george nesman fired 12 hours after the spartans were eliminated in the wac tournament. two years ago he guided san jose to their first winning season since 93. the spartans won just nine games each of the past
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two seasons in eight seasons under nesman. >> it is 952 we will be back with more in a couple of minutes. let us take a live look outside from our mount tam camera. this is nice as the fog is laying there like a blanket. some nice temperatures today not as hot as the last they're so but it will be mid '70s. >> a program reminder at the the kron 4 morning news at 10:00 dr. phil talked to the ex-wife of pro golfer john daly and nba star dwayne wade. >> the women say they have been wrongly portrayed in the media that is coming up at 10:00 on dr. phil.
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>> another $2 million is being invested in san francisco solar incentive
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program. go solar ask that- has paid out more than $70 million in incentives since its inception in 2008. but in recent years, the programs and reductions in funding because of the economy. applications for a next round of funding will start being stepped on next monday. >> last call at bars and california could change. san francisco state senator mark leno is proposing the legislation which would push last call from 2:00 a.m. to 4:00 a.m.. leno says it is designated to generate more money for the state by extending hours at restaurants, bars and nightclubs. each county would be able to decide whether to buy into the idea. >> will take us look at the seven thereof the forecast so you know yo. >> into the mid '70s. bottoming out at 74 by on

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